Search results for "Mikhail Baryshnikov"

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That's Dancing! (1985) RT Audience 72%

DVD release: Jul 2007

A documentary film about dancing on the screen, from it's orgins after the invention of the movie camera, over the movie musical from the late 20s, 30s, 40s 50s and 60s up to ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jack Haley Jr.
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Ray Bolger  •  Sammy Davis, Jr.  •  Gene Kelly

White Nights (1985) RT 46% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2006

An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Taylor Hackford
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Gregory Hines  •  Jerzy Skolimowski  •  Helen Mirren

The Turning Point (1977)

When her daughter joins a ballet company, a former dancer is forced to confront her long-ago decision to give up the stage to have a family.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Anne Bancroft  •  Shirley MacLaine  •  Leslie Browne  •  Tom Skerritt

The Cabinet of Dr. Ramirez (1991) RT Audience 50%

Featuring music instead of any dialogue and set in a near Kafkaesque future, this loose remake of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari follows a bureaucrat whom mysterious Dr. Ramirez ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Sellars
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Joan Cusack  •  Peter Gallagher

Don Quixote (Kitri's Wedding), a Ballet in Three Acts (1984)

The American Ballet Theatre, performing at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, June 1983, led by Mikhail Baryshnikov, present Cervantes' story about the adventures of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Large
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Cynthia Harvey  •  Richard Schafer  •  Brian Adams

The Nutcracker (American Ballet Theatre) (1977)

The Nutcracker is Mikhail Baryshnikov's breathtaking and critcally acclaimed Emmy nominated production. The thisspectacular performance is danced by the magnificent team of ...  (more)

GENRES: Music • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Tony Charmoli
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Gelsey Kirkland

Company Business (1991) RT Audience 32%

DVD release: Dec 2002

An aging agent is called back by "the Company" to run a hostage trade of a Soviet spy for an American agent.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Meyer
CAST:  Gene Hackman  •  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Kurtwood Smith  •  Terry O'Quinn

Dancers (1987)

A successful aging dancer takes a young female protegee.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  Alessandra Ferri  •  Leslie Browne  •  Tommy Rall

The American Film Institute Salute to Fred Astaire (1999)

Fred Astaire, known for his dazzling dance work in scores of memorable films and on television, is honored at this ninth celebration of the American Film Insitute's ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Ben Kellett
CAST:  Fred Astaire  •  David Niven  •  Mikhail Baryshnikov  •  James Cagney

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